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While I regret not getting such a set when it was affordable to me ...

Simply stick around long enought ;)

... I would not purchase an altered set, even if the price reflected it.

Specially for you Paul ;)

Unaltered set without any doc`s.

Sold very recently for (approximately) $11 000.

Cavalier name Ivan Petrovich Sherstobitov.

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Gents,   This Full Cavalier set is currently available with a West European dealer.  The asking price is $11,060.00.  The group includes many of the Full Cavalier's additional orders and medals s

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Gents,

It always disheartens me to see the very obvious gold check "slices" and "gouges" on Glory 1st Class orders. I've encountered these unsightly, intentional disfigurements made by less-than-well educated middlemen on specimens for sale as far back as the early to mid '90s.

As a collector, one must assess whether the presence of such blemishes outweighs the opportunity to purchase either a loose Glory 1st or one that is part of a Full Cavalier set. Given the Glory 1st's relative rarity (compared to the HSU gold star for instance) and pure combat-related pedigree, it can be a touchy call.

Regards,

slava1stclass

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Kicking the original... to the forefront. :lol:

This 1st Slava was issued for Koshkin N.E.

He got it for Kustrin (31.5.45)

Destroyed a pillbox, killed "a lot" of Germans, was wounded twice but remained in the ranks.

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